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Máirín Duffy duffy at
Fri Jul 23 18:19:19 UTC 2010

On Fri, 2010-07-23 at 10:16 -0800, Jeff Spaleta wrote:
> 2010/7/23 Máirín Duffy <duffy at>:
> > Is it a requirement that we do?
> No. If we want to decide to take a scorched earth policy.. then fine.
> As a first step along the path of such a policy  point me to a
> publicly archived tarball of the current Red Hat bugzilla please. Are
> we prepared to drop our dependency on Red Hat's bugzilla? If not, then
> talk of a scorch earth policy is hypocritical. And as much as I love
> to see us take a strong ideological stance, I don't want us to strike
> that pose and then be hypocritical about how we choose to implement
> it...selectively.
> I'd much rather see a workable policy in place, even if its a
> compromise with my own idealogical stance as long as it provides what
> this project needs in terms of a hedge against proprietary lock-in or
> service degradation than a policy that encourages overt hypocritical
> decision making and lots of special case grandfathering.

What on Red Hat's BZ is closed-source?


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